5 Simple Habits For A Healthier New Year

Welcome to the New Year! You likely entered last year with the hopes of finally finding the sweet spot with your health goals — finding the balance that works for you, making a healthy lifestyle fit into your schedule, and finally feeling great in your skin. How did...

8 Caffeine-Free Ways to Boost Your Energy

Is your morning coffee something of a religious experience? Statistics say over 2 billion cups of coffee are consumed worldwide each day, so you might say we’re addicted to our hot cups of bean juice. And I get it, sometimes it feels like the only way to get...

Welcoming a New You in the New Year

You begin the New Year with a fresh, new feeling. You make plans for yourself and promise that you will actually follow through this year. Then, life gets in the way and things don’t go as planned.  You get discouraged, and possibly give up.  “I’ll...

How to Stay Focused on Long Term Goals in the Face of Temptation

Note: this post is somewhat excerpted from the Impulsive Ketocast episode 50 with Ben McDonald, with some additional material and thoughts. If you’d like to listen to the podcast in its entirety, you can do so here: http://impulsiveketo.com/wp/ikc50/ With the...

Best Ways To Survive the Winter

By the time the New Year rolls around, you may already be tired of Winter and ready for Spring and sunlight. When Spring finally arrives, you will have been battling the cold for about four months and depending on your location, you may still have some chilly months...

Tempting Healthy Halloween Treats

Just because you’re an adult doesn’t mean you don’t still want a sweet treat when Halloween rolls around. But if you’re like many emotional eaters, sometimes just that one taste can turn into days or weeks of not-according-to-plan eating that...